01 Online Safety within Ofsted’s new “Common Inspection Framework” from September 2015

01 Online Safety within Ofsted’s new “Common Inspection Framework” from September 2015
On the 15th June 2015, Ofsted published their new common inspection framework and handbooks for Ofsted inspectors which come into effect from September 2015. The blog post will highlight the changes within the Common Inspection Framework. Subsequent posts will highlight online Safety content within Inspecting Safeguarding as well as identifying content for specific settings... Read More...

Driving a Twitter Culture in School

Driving a Twitter Culture in School
Did you know there are around 100,000 estimated educators using twitter around the world? That’s 99,000 people in the education industry you could connect, share and collaborate with outside the classroom. Pretty powerful stuff! Read More...

Social Media Age Restrictions - Be in the Know

Social Media Age Restrictions - Be in the Know
his useful inforgram gives the age restrictions for each social media platform according to their terms of service. Knowing the age restrictions can help you manage how you are using social media as a learning tool within school. Read More...

Are your WhatsApp Settings Private?

Are your WhatsApp Settings Private?
Like many social media sites, WhatsApp sets your default privacy settings to public but you can easily change that. The process varied only slightly between different mobile devices. Read More...

How Private is your Instagram Profile?

How Private is your Instagram Profile?
Instagram privacy settings aren't quite as robust as Facebook. However, there's plenty you can do to control your visibility. You can only change your privacy settings using your mobile device. Read on to find out how. Read More...

10 Really Useful Apps for Teachers

10 Really Useful Apps for Teachers
Schools can have a bit of a love/hate relationship with digital technology but there are hundreds of apps that aim to make a teacher’s life easier. Take a look at these 10 apps that we think can help you both in and outside of the classroom. Read More...

Is your Facebook Profile Set to Private?

Is your Facebook Profile Set to Private?
By changing your Facebook settings, you can avoid issues while still connecting with friends, family and even students online. Using social media appropriately to interact with students can be a powerful way to connect with them. Read More...

iRights Initiative

iRights Initiative
Learn about a new initiative which seeks to make the digital world a more transparent and empowering place for young people. Read More...
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